8 thoughts on “ IV - Hans Otte - Aquarian Music (CD, Album) ”
Like the Kronos Quartet cd that I reviewed earlier, Das Buch der Klange is absolutely a winter album. However, unlike the airy and festive tone of Kronos, Das Buch der Klange is laden with sadness--the emptiness between the notes is symbolic of loss. Parts 4, 5 and 6 are the heaviest on the album--almost nightmarish and perhaps obsessive.5/5(5).
Hans Otte is a classically trained composer and this is his masterwork for solo piano. It incorporates influences from Debussy, Schubert, and Satie, but remains essentially a piece of minimal music. Lovers of Fennesz, Sakamoto and the like should really check this out. It is a masterpiece of 20th century music.
Buy CD + free MP3 album $ Hans Otte captures sheer beauty in the hour of darkness, while positively transforming the listening experience. Read more. compositions (the book of sounds / Aquarian Music) like some kind of music between new age,minimalist and classical.5/5(5).
OTTE, H.: Buch der Klange (Das) (The Book of Sounds) (van Raat) “The Book of Sounds is dedicated to all those who want to draw close to sound, so that, in the search for the sound of sound, for the secret of life, one’s own resonance is discovered.”These are the striking words with which the German composer, pianist, sound sculptor, poet and radio promoter Hans Otte introduced one of the.